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Acceletronics, Inc. and Radiology Oncology Systems, Inc., announce distributorship for new C-RAD Sentinel® patient monitoring system

Press release 2008-09-19
Acceletronics, Inc. and Radiology Oncology Systems, Inc., announce
distributorship for new C-RAD Sentinel® patient monitoring system 

EXTON PA, SAN DIEGO, CA and UPPSALA, SWEDEN - Sept 19th, 2008 - Acceletronics,
Inc., A U.S. provider of oncology equipment service and distributor of new and
pre-owned radiotherapy equipment, and Radiology Oncology Systems, Inc. (ROS),
an oncology and diagnostic imaging equipment sales firm, today both announced
that they have signed an exclusive distribution agreement with C-RAD
Positioning AB (C-RAD), based in UPPSALA, SWEDEN. 

The C-Rad Sentinel® is a new, advanced and innovative device for surface
contour localization and monitoring of the patient in the radiotherapy
treatment process. It will be on exhibit at the 50th anniversary of ASTRO this
year in Boston. 

“As part of our intensified and increased marketing activities in the USA,
C-Rad has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Acceletronics for our
new Sentinel system,” said Mrs. Cristina Svensson, CEO, C-Rad Positioning AB.”
The C-RAD Sentinel is designed to provide a high level of ease of use combined
with improved accuracy over conventional laser systems. The Sentinel system
does not require any markers to be placed on the patient or the couch, and does
not subject the patient to any additional radiation.” She added, 
“The feedback we have received from our customers has been very positive, and
we are confident that the Sentinel product will be a valuable addition to any
radiation therapy department. We look forward to showcasing our products at
ASTRO's 50th anniversary in Boston.” 

“We are very pleased to announce our new relationship with C-Rad”, said Steve
Schwarz, CEO, Acceletronics, Inc. “Our team of technical support specialists is
ready to provide the installation, training and support for the Sentinel, a
new, innovative patient positioning system that we believe significantly
enhances patient care. We look forward to working with C-Rad and ROS to
distribute this new technology to the radiotherapy community.” 

John Vano, President of ROS, commented, “We are excited to work with C-Rad
Positioning AB and Acceletronics, Inc. in the distribution of the Sentinel
product line.” “Patient set-up and localization is very important in terms of
patient comfort, accuracy and throughput. We believe the Sentinel line will add
significant advancement to the treatment process and we are eager to present
this to our customers.” 

ROS and Acceletronics are engaged in a strategic alliance that offers
manufacturers of radiation therapy equipment such as C-RAD a complete product
distribution and service solution. The alliance provides sales, installation,
service support, parts support and warranty support for products sold in the
U.S. and in select international markets. It also offers an extensive line of
pre-owned and refurbished IMRT and IGRT-equipped linear accelerators, Cat
Scanners, MRI Scanners and other diagnostic imaging equipment. 

About Acceletronics, Inc.
Acceletronics specializes in the repair, refurbishing, remarketing and
installation of linear accelerators, CT simulators and other oncology and
medical imaging equipment. Acceletronics is a distributor and service provider
of high quality, high technology after-market products used to improve quality
of cancer patient care and is the exclusive North American distributor of the
TheraView portal imaging system for IGRT. Founded in 1981, Acceletronics, Inc.
is one of the world's largest and leading independent radiotherapy equipment
service, distribution and refurbished equipment organizations. Acceletronics is
the only independent linear accelerator service company registered to ISO
9001:2000 quality system standards. For more information, visit 

About Radiology Oncology Systems, Inc. (ROS)
Radiology Oncology Systems, Inc. (ROS) is a radiation therapy and diagnostic
imaging product sales organization headquartered in San Diego, California. ROS
provides both new and pre-owned equipment solutions to clients worldwide. Its
products include Linear Accelerators and related accessories, CT Simulators,
conventional simulators, HDR, superficial units and MRI. ROS will be exhibiting
at ASTRO in Boston Sep. 21-25. For more information, visit
About C-RAD AB C-RAD develops new and innovative solutions for the use in advanced radiation therapy. The company group of C-RAD offers products and solutions for patient positioning, tumor localization and radiation treatment systems. End users are radiation therapy clinics worldwide. All product development is conducted in three fully owned subsidiaries; C-RAD Positioning AB, C-RAD Imaging AB and C-RAD Innovation AB. C-RAD Imaging AB is located in Östersund while the other companies are located in Uppsala. Numbers of employees are currently 19 people. The activities in C-RAD AB originate in research and development at the Karolinska Institutet in Solna and the The Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm. Sales of the company's first product, the C-RAD SentinelTM, started during autumn 2006. A co-operation agreement has been signed with the German company LAP. Distribution agreements have also been established for USA, Japan, Korea, China and Italy. C-RAD AB is a listed company on Aktietorget since 23 July 2007. For more information, visit All trademarks and registered trademarks are the property of their owners and are used for identification or reference purposes only, with no intent to infringe on copyrights. For further information: C, Svensson, CEO C-RAD Positioning AB, Phone +46 18 66 69 30, J. Vano, President, Radiology Oncology Systems, Inc. Phone +1 858 454 8100, S. Schwarz, CEO, Acceletronics, Inc. Phone +1 610 524 3300,
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